As originally conceived, it was intended to manage a network of several missile defense systems such as Patriot, the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS), the Navy's DDG-1000 land-attack destroyer, the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor (JLENS) aerostat and others.
What does CMD stand for?
CMD stands for Cruise Missile Defense
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- Contract Management Division
- Contractor Medical Director (Medicare; US DHHS)
- Conventional Munitions Disposal
- Corporate Marketing Division
- Corporate Medical Director (various businesses)
- Cosite Mitigation Device
- Council of Ministers Decision (various locations)
- Countermeasures Dispenser
- Craniomandibular Disorder
- Credit Management Department (Sprint)
Samples in periodicals archive:
O'Donell as project manager for Cruise Missile Defense Systems in June.
The contract will provide for the modification of an existing contract to support the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor.
JFCC-IMD is actively engaged in Weapons Release Authority development and execution, Global Force Management, Global Sensor Management (including intelligence and space), Single Integrating Authority for cruise missile defense, and development of plans and procedures (for example, concept of operations and tactics, techniques, and procedures) for emerging systems.
4 billion contract to develop and demonstrate the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System (Jlens).
Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensors System: This technology is an advancement in detecting low-flying objects such as cruise missiles and low-flying aircraft, normally difficult for conventional ground radar to detect.
JLENS, which stands for Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor, conducted the experiment in partnership with ARINC Engineering Services LLC and the American Blimp Corporation.